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God Commands Us to Welcome the Immigrant

We must welcome the strangers, Bishops of the five United Methodist Church Episcopal Areas in Texas along with several retired Bishops say—and show them the love and hospitality of Christ.
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Families of Special Needs Children Surprised by Support from Youth Workers

There’s an army of youth in the UMC marching out into the world to make a difference. U.M. ARMY stands for "United Methodist Action Reach-Out Mission by Youth."
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The Doors are Open: East Texas Church Helps Fellow Sanctuary From Closing

Every year thousands of churches across the country are being forced to sell their property or even close doors, some right here in East Texas.
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New Initiative Being Launched to Strengthen the African American Church

Hoping to reverse recent trends, Bishop Scott J. Jones has launched a project that he hopes will strengthen the African-American churches in the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.
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Back to School: Free Resources for Churches, Free Backpacks for Children

With the end of summer right around the corner, families across the TAC are already beginning to think about their children going back to school.

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Living Our Principles Bible Study

Rev. Rev. Emigdio Rosales discussesThe Nurturing Community in week two of a Bible study focused on the social principles.

#Selfless2Selfie

Today is a good day to give the selfie an upgrade! Learn more about how we are going to turn those filter full snaps into #Selfless2Selfie shares! Go to http://www.selfless2selfie.com to learn more!

Houston Lay School of Theology

Join us for a two-day event by Perkins Lay School of Theology August 16-17, 2019

Back to School Prayer Gathering

Join us in getting the school year off to a strong start by praying for our schools and volunteers together. A back to school prayer gathering event will be held Friday, August 16, 2019 from 7:00PM - 8:30PM

The Forgotten First for Apollo 11

While Armstrong prepared for his moon walk, Aldrin unpacked bread and wine – the sacramental elements of Holy Communion, or Lord’s Supper. He placed them on the abort guidance system computer. Aldrin describes what he did next:

Churches in the News

Has your church or ministry been talked about in local media? Send a link to smartin@txcumc.org
We want to share your story!

July 26-27
Candidacy Summit

September 16-17
Clergy Gathering

Multiple Dates
Lay Ministry Trainings

Multiple Dates
Youth Ministry Events and Information


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